A weekly recap of the latest news about Alzheimer’s and dementia

 

Alzheimer’s Orange County compiles a weekly roundup of the latest news stories and developments about Alzheimer’s and dementia to keep you updated on what’s happening locally and all around the world. Check out this week’s headlines below:

 

‘Music is in our souls’: Therapy improves mood and cognition for people with Alzheimer’s

Music can’t cure Alzheimer’s, but it can be a powerful therapeutic tool for people with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers.  Read more here.

 

Possible Alzheimer’s breakthrough suggested

Researchers at the Case Western University School of Medicine have identified a previously unknown gene that could potentially be a target for slowing the advance of Alzheimer’s disease.